Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Cancer Biology and Immunology
- Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
- Location: Chicao, IL
- Job Number: 7077498
- Posting Date: Apr 21, 2021
Job DescriptionThe Dr. Chen lab at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine is seeking a self-motivated postdoc fellow to join our team. Current research in our lab focuses on studying how genetic and epigenetic regulation of cancer cells and cancer stem cells can shape the immunosuppressive tumor microenvironment, and reciprocally, how these infiltrating immune cells affect tumor progression and the effectiveness of immunotherapies. For more information on research projects in the lab, please refer to following publications (Cancer Discovery 2020, 10:371-381 cover; Cancer Cell 2019, 35:868-884; PNAS 2017, 114:580-585; Cell Rep 2021, 34:108597; and Trends in Immunology, in press, cover) and our webpage:https://sites.northwestern.edu/chenlab/.
The ideal applicants should receive a doctoral degree (PhD or MD/PhD) recently. Experience in cancer biology, tumor immunology and cancer genetics/epigenetics is preferred. Preference will be given to candidates with first-author publications in peer-reviewed journals. Interested applicants please send your curriculum vitae, cover letter, and names and contact information of three references to Dr. Chen at email@example.com
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, underrepresented racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.